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Period 4
Class Spans
1 Period

A Southeastern Native American Approach to Dreams

Available:
  • Week 2
Skill Level: 
N/A
This class will combine teaching about dreams in Mvskoke/Creek culture with learning how to draw meaning from dreams for personal and collective growth.
Period 1
Class Spans
4 Periods

Dovetail Chest with Forged Hardware

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Make a wooden chest from start to finish, including forging the hardware
Evening Events
Class Spans

Gallery Talks

Available:
  • Week 1
Available:
  • Week 2
Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Gallery Talks: Monday through Friday at 6:30 PM ET ~ Artist talks on various art forms. FREE VIRTUAL Weeks 1 & 2: Gallery Talks stream on the Common Ground on the Hill YouTube Channel IN-PERSON Week 3: Gallery Talks at Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall
Period 4
Class Spans
2 Periods

Outdoor Cooking

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Cooking over fire
Period 1
Class Spans
4 Periods

Sheep to Loom: Dine-Style Weaving

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
From wool processing to spinning to dyeing, learn all the skills to prepare and weave in the Diné (Navajo) style!
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Stone Tools: The Original Digital Technology

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Learn the art of flint knapping to make a stone tool